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Swingle, John

Alta California,; catalogue 1. Californiana; broadsides, maps, pamphlets, &c.

Alta California Bookstore, Berkeley. no date, late 1950s, 46p., reproduced from typewritten masters, scattered documents in facsimile, side-stapled standard leaves under a printed yellow cover leaves (old mailing label present, Archie Green's copy), staples are rusting and the yellow coverstock has picked up a little dust. Plenty of California labor history, political campaigns, anti-Japanese legislation, a mass meeting called to protest our intervention in Mexico and so on: 307 items for sale. Precedes Swingle's marvellous business venue at the foot of UC campus, gracious long-frontage at the street level with a lot of plate glass. At this time, however, he could be reached only by post box and "residence telephone."

Cat.No: 164727

Price: $20.00

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